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English definition of “application”

application

noun [C or U] (RELATION TO)    /ˌæp.lɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/
a way in which a rule or law , etc. relates to or is important for someone or something: The new laws have (a) particular application to the self-employed .Linking and relatingRegarding and concerning
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